Originally created 02/14/01

Mr. Hugh Wilson Sr.



LOUISVILLE, Ga. - Mr. Hugh Nelson Wilson Sr., 74, of U.S. Highway 1, died Sunday, Feb. 11, 2001.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at Hickory Grove Baptist Church, Sparta, with the Revs. L. Dante Smith and Alinda Wilson officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Mr. Wilson, a native of Hancock County, was a farmer and a member of Hickory Grove Baptist Church.

The family said, "He was a kind, humble person that gave unselfishly to his family, friends and co-workers."

Survivors include four sons, Hugh Nelson Wilson Jr., Augusta, Larry Wilson, Louisville, and Randy Wilson and Ronnie Wilson, both of Jacksonville, Fla.; three daughters, Helen W. Roberts and Catherine Wilson, both of Louisville, and Ilane W. Warren, Stone Mountain; three sisters, Emma Lou Kinsey, Gibson, Iola Scott, Sparta, and Ocie Mae Torrence, Miami; and 22 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Johnny Young, Christopher Wilson, Patrick Wilson, Chad Wilson, Hugh Smith and Tyrone Wilson.

Honorary pallbearers will be deacons and trustees of Hickory Grove Baptist Church.

Friends may call at the residence of Johnny Young, 4542 U.S. Highway 1; or at Davis Funeral Home.